Ugadi marks the beginning of a new Hindu lunar calendar with a change in the moon's orbit.
Celebrates the birth of Lord Rama to King Dasharatha of Ayodhya celebrated on the ninth day of Chaitra
Commemorates the last supper and established the ceremony known as the Eucharist
Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.
Passover (Pesach), is an 8 day Jewish holiday that remembers the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt
On Easter Sunday, Christians celebrate the resurrection of the Lord, Jesus Christ.
Easter is probably the most important holiday of the Christian year, celebrating the Resurrection of J...
Isra and Mi'raj marks the Night Journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and the ascent into heaven
Muslims believe that on the night of Shab-E-Barat God decides on the destinies of all men for the comi...
Ascension day is the 40th day of Easter and commemorates the ascension of Jesus into heaven
Ramadan is the ninth month of the Muslim calendar. It is during this month that Muslims fast.
Celebrates the gift of the Holy Spirit. It is celebrated on the Sunday 50 days after Easter
Shavuot is one of the three Biblical pilgrimage festivals. Also known as the Feast of Weeks
Commemorates the coming of the Holy Spirit in the form of flames to the Apostles.
Marks three key events in Buddhas life - his birthday, the enlightenment and his achievement of Nirvana
The Feast of Corpus Christi is a Catholic festival celebrated on the second Thursday after Whitsun
Commemorates the day when the words of the Qur'an were first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad
The night that the first verses of the Qu'ran were revealed to the Prophet Mohammad
The festival of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast breaking, marks the end of Ramadan
Jumatul Bidah translates as 'Friday of farewell' and marks the last Friday prayers in the holy month o...